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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 24 – A Chorus of Frogs

A close-knit group of divers on board a magnate's yacht in Greece – the exotica is beginning to exert itself as series two winds towards a close

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 23 – Conspiracy of Silence

Steed and Gale go to the circus, where one of the collection of troupers is actually a Mafia hitman trying to keep drugs flowing into the country in spite of the do-gooding duo

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 22 – The Man in the Mirror

A contender for dullest Avengers episode to date, Man in the Mirror nevertheless has the odd moment and strong support characters provide some interest

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 21 – The White Dwarf

Is a white dwarf on a collion course with the Earth. And what could a bowler-hatted spy and his leather-clad sidekick do about it?

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Review - Cold November

A girl learns how to shoot deer in the Minnesota woods with her loving family in Karl Jacob's film that's controversial though not provocative

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 20 – School for Traitors

Fascinating though flabby, an episode about the recruitment of spies in elite British universities, first transmitted just after Kim Philby had fled to the USSR

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 19 – The Golden Eggs

Mrs Gale is the focus of this episode, a slightly stodgy episode chiefly notable for pointing out how Victorian values and dress codes were still alive and well in 1960s London

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 18 – Warlock

The 1960s of letting it all hang out, the occult and the Iron Curtain all coalesce in this faintly Austin Powers-flavoured episode of The Avengers

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Review - The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 17 – Box of Tricks

A candidate for most boring episode of The Avengers TV series so far. No sign of Mrs Gale (Honor Blackman), which doesn't help things along at all. Instead two plotlines in search of excitement…

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